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Counselling Psychologist

Are you a Clinical or Counselling Psychologist/CBT Therapist seeking a new LOCUM challenge? Do you have previous experience working with Adults with enduring Mental Health issues?

Service Care Solutions are recruiting for a Specialist Clinical or Counselling Psychologist/CBT Therapist for a LOCUM contract supporting South West London NHS.

The successful candidate will support the Richmond Recovery Team.

The duration of the contract is for 6 months with the likelihood of extension.

Job Purpose: Clinical/Counselling Psychologist or CBT Therapist - Adults

Banding: Band 7 or 8a depending on experience

Location: Barnes Hospital, London (Some Remote Working Available)

Working Hours: Monday to Friday, 09:00-17:00

Contract: Full-time, Minimum 6 months with likelihood of extension

The post holder will work as part of the wider multi-disciplinary Mental Health Team and will provide a range of assessments.



Key Responsibilities:
, To be responsible for the systematic provision of specialist psychology services to adults with complex and acute mental health difficulties across the acute care pathway.
, To undertake high quality direct (assessment and therapeutic) and indirect (consultative, advisory and evaluative) specialist psychological interventions taking substantial professional responsibility and exercising autonomous judgement in own professional practice.
, To ensure the clinical effectiveness of own practice and of service functioning by undertaking audit, research and development activities relevant to the service area.
, To be regularly responsible for providing training placements for trainee clinical psychologists in this specialism.
, To supervise and support the psychological therapy provided by other members of the multidisciplinary team.
, To manage the planning and direction of the psychological therapy group programme and to take part in delivering group psychological therapy.

Essential
, HCPC Registration / Full BABCP Accreditation
, A post graduate diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (if CBT Therapist)
, Substantial experience working with Adults

Desirable
, Substantial Mental Health experience

The benefits of Service Care Solutions:
- Four weekly payroll runs
- £250 training allowance
- Excellent pay rates
- Exceptional referral bonuses
- Specialists mental health consultants offering single point of contact
- Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
- Ltd & PAYE payment options available
- Nationwide provider of mental health staff to over 40 different NHS trusts offering mental health services and over 200 local authorities.


- DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.


Are you happy with your current agency? At SCS, we believe in rewarding your loyalty and hard-work!

, £150 Agency Switch Bonus - If you're unhappy with your current agency or simply fancy a change, Service Care Solutions will give you £150 for bringing your current contract to us.

, £150 Welcome Bonus - We are offering a Welcome Bonus of £150, paid after completion of two weeks in your new placement.



, £250 Referral Bonus - Simply refer your friend.

If they get the role, we'll give you £250.

That's £1000 if you refer 4 friends - easy money whilst helping out your friends and family!